Improvised at Worthless Research Labs in Madison, WI and broadcast live on stillstream.com, "fallback" is an experiment in the harmonic manipulation of ambient electroacoustic space, occurring in the calendar-balancing extra hour on the night of November 3rd, 2007. Topics: ambient, soundscape, drone, improvisation, electroorganic, dark ambient
The 8th album released by litmus0001, "devil's lake" records yet new directions and explorations, following spacey free improvisation and ambient drone loopist experimentalism wherever they lead. This album is the first by litmus0001 to feature the performance of multi-instumentalist collaborator Patricia Zahler. Topics: ambient, drone, experimental, dark ambient, litmus001, free improv, improvisation, free jazz, space
A new net-release of music only previously heard on limited edition CDRs, “yakima listening station’ (2002) and “k basin” (2003). All songs on this album incorporating beats with noisy fripped-out ambient shoegazer drone soundscape experimentation. IDM/braindance/d’n’b/breakbeats/agro/dub rhythms with litmus0001’s signature bass strangling, guitar breaking and synth swirling, interweaving sweet melodies and harmonic atmospheres over programmed and sampled percussion. Topic: ambient, IDM, braindance, dub, drone, soundscape, atmosphere
This "extended EP" release by litmus0001 is his first using only field recordings to compose ambient soundscapes. The source material was obtained on a walk through Chinatown in downtown San Francisco on the afternoon of Saturday, December 9th, 2006 using a relatively cheap mp3 recorder with low sound quality. Tracks 1-3 were constructed from these recordings, focusing on the performances of street musicians. Track 4 is the source recording itself, presenting the rich, dense and... Topic: ambient, soundscape, field recording, experimental, psychedelic, drone
Improvised, recorded, mixed and mastered 10/26/13 at Worthless research Studios, Madison, WI Jonathan Ewald - 6 string bass, synth, effects, knives, AM radio, artwork Jonathan Ewald returns to BFW under his moniker litmus0001 with a beautiful album of brooding atmospheric ambience. View on BFW: www.bfwrecordings.com/releases/litmus0001/living litmus0001 : www.facebook.com/litmus0001Ambient ( 1 reviews ) Topics: bfw, ambient, music, soundscape, drone, experimental, electronic, atmospheric
This new release from AnubisMusic is the recording of a live performance by litmus0001 (Jonathan Ewald) in Cedar Rapids, IA the night of 3/27/06. The occasion was an evening of experimental ambient and electronic music, organized by the fine people of Nexus Presents as part of their "Experiment" series. It was a night of magic, with performances by Mark Rushton, Ananias, litmus0001 and Hollydrift. This is a recording of litmus0001's complete 45 min ambient soundscape set, editted into... Topics: experimental, ambient, dark ambient, improvisation, soundscape, sonic sculpture, organo-electro,... Source: mini-disc-->Acid
Another first timer on Just not Normal we are proud to present is Jonathan Ewald from Madison Wisconsin US better known under his artistname Litmus0001. There may not be as many releases to his name but those that are are sublime. Tending more towards the ambient rather then the experimental these three tracks have specifically been chosen to feature on Just not Normal. During 2009 Jonathan presented a podcast/mix show on the Notheen radiostation called 'Psychosonic aether' which ran for 21... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: ambient, experimental, drone, just not normal, Creative Commons, dark ambient, soundscape,...
litmus0001 - east bay sunrise [anu014] cc 2007 AnubisMusic A companion to the 2006 album Devil's Lake [anu013]. pripyat 8:18 psywren 9:55 crazy dog-thieving bitch 14:52 shatterglossir 9:51 slowed caution 5:29 safe frequency 12:28 stranger in mirror 5:36 total 1:08:29 ( 1 reviews ) Topic: drone, soundscape, neo-folk, neo-psychedelic, space, free-improv, organic, ambient, dark ambient
litmus0001 embarks on another journey to dark and beautiful corners of submental dischordian situationist impressionism with his 15th album and first Clinical Archives release, stillorgan road. This album, recorded and composed in the middle of a particularly long Wisconsin winter, contains six new pieces of moody lush atmospheric wide-space ambient soundscapes generated through experimental improvisation and informed with a relentless shoegazer aesthetic. It sounds like walking through the... ( 4 reviews ) Topics: dark ambient, experimental, improvisation, electro-organic, shoegazer, pulsedrone, soundscape Source: Clinical Archives
litmus0001 has returned with another beautiful full-length album. This new work is similar to his previous Kikapu release in the fact that it revolves around live instrumentation and improvisation that ultimately terminates in some of the deepest and most emotional ambience we've had the pleasure of offering. But at the same time litmus0001 has taken his sound to an entirely new level with the addition of more solid rhythms and structured melodies weaving in and out of the drones of a few key... Topic: Electro, IDM, Experimental
This album is a compilation of ambient tracks off of litmus0001’s first 3 albums “resplendent namesake observed” (2001), “yakima listening station” (2002), and “k-basin” (2003). This includes tracks that were previously only heard on somafm.com’s Drone Zone. Nearly 2 hr of icy ambient drones with warm shoegazer harmonic opiate fuzziness. Topic: ambient, experiemental, drone, psychedelic, bass,
litmus0001 offers to you "compass rose EP", his 3rd Clinical Archives release. With this, he returns to his exploration of improvisational performance and aleatory composition on 6 string bass and guitar against textural samples to generate droning dark ambient soundscapes. "The world's greatest truths began as heresy, and the greatest discoveries began as innocent mistakes." Jonathan Ewald : 6 string bass, electric guitar, radio, effects, liveloops, knives, samples,... Topics: dark ambient, experimental, improvisation, electro-organic, pulsedrone, aleatory composition,... Source: Clinical Archives
litmus0001 is Jonathan Ewald, a multi- instrumentalist and gifted producer from the U.S. who creates ambient soundscapes by way of live instrumentation through a series of effects and loops. While the six string bass is his focus, his use of guitar, synth, and programmed rhythms is exemplary and helps add to the depth of his improvisations. His music has been described as "downtempo neo-psychedelic organo-electronic post-/avant-/anti-rock," and this portrayal barely scratches the... ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Electronic
litmus0001 - Kerguelen Part I of Australis Transoceanic (Kreislauf Extra 014) 01 This Sacred Written Cold, Pt 1 (15:12) 02 Hymne Aux Vents (12:50) 03 Secret Prayer Of Age & Returning (11:21) 04 They See Tracking (9:57) 12. Februar 2012 Kreislauf.Organization Topics: Ambient, Experimental, Dark Ambient, Kreislauf Extra Source: http://kreislauf.org/v10/?p=1647
Released by AnubisMusic, this album is the first by litmus0001 that lacks all instrumentation. Instead, this album was composed using field recordings made using a cheap low quality mp3 recorder on a walk through Chinatown in downtown San Francisco on the afternoon of December 9th, 2006. Topics: field recordings, experimental, ambient, psychedelic
litmus0001 â psychosonic aether 019 2009-11-01 (0:00) Creepy Candles vs The Sundog Project - Theorie de Chaos [Xynthetic] (7:12)Paul Beauchamp - Sala B: Rupture [ChewZ] (13:30) Lasse Marhaug & Lezet - Sleeper [Clinical Archives] (20:08) Humberto Luis Schenone - Octubres e Erenos [Clinical Archives] (24:04) Rebe - Algo Mas [Clinical Archives] (28:08) Julian Winter -Schopokow [Pause] (32:22) Transient - we thought it was thunder and lightning [Laverna] (37:20) Ashlesha IX - Plaspedo [RusZud]... Topics: ambient, downtempo, experimental, drone, electroacoustic, math rock, punk rock, podcast
psychosonic aether #005 from litmus0001 on n0theen psychosonic aether on n0theen 2pm CST / 9pm CET rebroadcast 8pm CST / 3am CET Sunday 3/8/09 podcast from AnubisMusic and n0theen collection curated by litmus0001 and LEZET Where litmus0001 lives, it seems that winter has broken. At least he hopes so, very very much. The snow has melted. The ground is soft and wet. The sun hangs in the sky longer as afternoon lengthens into evening. You want to go for a walk somewhere. psychosonic aether 005... Topics: ambient, IDM, post-rock, shoegazer, illbient, downtempo, modern newmusic, drone, experimental,...
sychosonic aether 021 2009-12-06 from litmus0001 on n0theen psychosonic aether on n0theen Sunday 12/6/2009 2pm CST / 9pm CET rebroadcast 8pm CST / 3am CET http://www.notheen.com click the link to stream to your favorite player podcast from n0theen and AnubisMusic collection curated by litmus0001 All music included in this collection is protected by their respective Creative Commons licenses. Listen at 2pm and 8pm CST using the link at www.notheen.com. This mix can also be downloaded at:... Topics: ambient, experimental, drone, exloctroacoustic, improvisation, shoegazer, field recordings, podcast
litmus0001 brings you a decidedly chilled psychosonic aether #009, with amazing music from the worlds greatest netlabels. This show features pieces by Transfolmer, Ilia Belorukov, Transient, TraumWelt, Uniquetunes and others. Topics: ambient, IDM, downtempo, drone, minimalist, experimental, improvisation, electroacoustic, math...
new podcast from n0theen, featuring IDM, downtempo, dub and ambient, with some weirdness here and there... Topics: ambient, IDM, downtempo, dub, experimental, drone, improvisation, neo-folk, alt-country, jamband,...
Recorded the evening of December 30th, 2005, at worthless research studio in Madison, WI, "glistening translucent" [anu010] is a 42 minute improvised ambient set performed on 6 string bass, guitar, MC202, effects and loops, and a recording of Brian Ploeckelman on tablas. This is the first of a set of planned releases of live recorded ambient sets, complete and in their entirety. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: experimental, improvisation, ambient, dark ambient, organo-electro, neo-psychedelic, drone Source: 4 channel BOSS Km-04--> direct--> wav--> AcidPro4--> 192kbps mp3
litmus0001 brings you a soundtrack for your summer travels, with some recent netlabel releases that won’t disappoint. Some wicked dub, some fuzzy drones, some dizzying math-rock, some spacious ambient and some chilly downtempo IDM, all Creative Commons given to you by these fine artists. Thank them, and thank you. Enjoy your summer! All music included in this collection is protected by their respective Creative Commons licenses. Topics: ambient, IDM, dark ambient, downtempo, shoegazer, IDM, drone, dub, experimental, math rock,...
Lezet and litmus0001 explore aleatory psycho-sonic impressionism through each others music with “učestala analiza repeated analysis”, a double EP featuring remixes of each other’s work. More than just re-interpretations, these are unique compositions that integrate and transcend their original sources, and demonstrate the distinct qualities of “dark improvise-ated free ambient” and “free ambient-inated dark improvisation”. litmus0001 vs Lezet :: učestala analiza 01 - medley1 -... Topics: dark ambient, experimental, free improvisation, electroacoustic Source: Clinical Archives
psychosonic aether features a collection of recent netlabel releases for the more eccentric ear that can broadly be described as experimental music, across various genres. #007 is a 2 hr mixtape featuring of experimental ambient improvisation, Dadaist sound poetry, noisy drones, math rock, IDM, electroacoustic and post-metal. All music included in this collection is protected by their respective Creative Commons licenses. Topics: ambient, IDM, post-metal, IDM, illbient, downtempo, ambient, drone, minimalist, experimental,...
2 hr of ecclectic creative commons netaudio from netlabels worldwide. (0:00)Fugue - The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters->Telemachus [Lost Children] (11:04) Slow Noise - Plant Life [Tropic] (21:52) Heezen â Fluids [Imaginary Nonexistent] (27:56) Segue - All of Nothing [SEM] (34:40) Pentliczek - La Zona del Silencio [Clinical Archives] (43:12) Muimuitikiti - The Muscular System [Sfint Records] (47:42) Ohrwert - Floating Shores [CISM] (62:48) Aortha - Berlin Without You: track3 [HAZE]... Topics: ambient, downtempo, experimental, drone, electroacoustic, math rock, punk rock, podcast
A compilation of ambient drone soundscapes from litmus0001's first three albums "resplendent namesake observed", "yakima listening station", and "k-basin". These tracks were previously rare, but much of "rso" was enjoyed by many thru somafm.com's "drone zone" channel. Topics: neo-psychedelic, ambient, drone, soundscape
Recorded May 12, 2012 at Renaissance House Studios, Naples, FL Mixed and mastered in December 2012 at Purpose-Driven Research Studio, Madison, WI. All music spontaneously composed. litmus0001(Jonathan Ewald) - guitar, bass, synths, knives,editing and post-production. Phillip Wilkerson - engineering and production, synths (1, 3). Photographs by Phillip Wilkerson. Image manipulation by JAE. (cc) 2013 AnubisMusic and Phillip Wilkerson Topics: ambient, dark ambient, shoegazer, electroacoustic, improvisational, drone, space, experimental,...